Fiscal Officer - John R. Wahle
John R. Wahle was elected to a four year term as Fiscal Officer in
November of 2007. He has been a Deerfield Township resident for 21
years, and has lived in the Greater Cincinnati area his entire life.
He has a bachelor degree in Business Administration and masters
degree in Business Education from the University of Cincinnati.
As Chief Financial Officer of Great Oaks Institute of Technology and
Career Development, John earned numerous awards. He published
Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports from 1990 until his
retirement in July 2007, all of which earned “Certificate of
Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting” from Government
Financial Officers Association of the United States and Canada, the
Association of School Business Officials and the Ohio State
John has served as President of the Ohio Association of School
Business Officials and the President of the Ohio Government Finance
Officers Association. He has served on the Regional Auditor’s Office
Advisory Board and many other financial and accounting committees at
the state and local levels. Most recently he served as a board
member on the State of Ohio’s School Employees Health Care Board.
John brings both leadership qualities and a strong knowledge of
government finance and accounting to the position of Fiscal Officer.
John started his career in public service as a Banking and
Accounting instructor at Live Oaks Career Development campus in
Milford, Ohio. He has served in many capacities in the school
environment including Educational Supervisor, Chief Information
Officer and finally Treasurer/Chief Financial Officer in the public
Patti and John have been married for 41 years and have four
children, Jacqui Foster, John Jr., Michael and Scott. They are
blessed with one grandchild Devyn, who is currently attending
Bowling Green State University.
John can be reached at 513.701.6971 or by